Shades of Ray 2009

Shades of Ray is a independent film written and directed by Jaffar Mahmood. The film stars Zachary Levi as a half-white, half-Pakastani man wrestling with his mixed identity while waiting for his white girlfriend to respond to his marriage proposal. The film enjoyed much success at the film festivals at which it was featured, and it is the number one independent film in the State of New Jersey for the month of April 2009. It is being actively promoted by Jaffar Mahmood’s family and friends.

Plot: American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray’s Caucasian mother threw him out. It’s an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Caucasian girlfriend who hasn’t given him an answer. While trying to get his parents back together, Ray meets a South Asian girl of mixed descent, just like him, and must decide where his identity truly lies.

* Zachary Levi – Ray Rehman
* Fran Kranz – Sal Garfinkle
* Sarah Shahi – Sana Khaliq
* Bonnie Somerville – Noel Wilson
* Brian George – Javaid Rehman

Watch Shades of Ray 2009 Trailer